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CHAR 2/73 Public and Political: general: printed parliamentary and Cabinet papers.

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CHAR 2/73/1

Memorandum by WSC for the Committee of Imperial Defence on variants of the offensive (written 3 December 1915), with comments by Major-General 10th Lord Cavan.

1 6p
10 Jan 1916
CHAR 2/73/2

Extracts from the proceedings of a meeting of the War Committee at which the formation of an Air Board was recommended. Annotated: "Sir F E Smith" [later 1st Lord Birkenhead].

1 folio
11 May 1916
CHAR 2/73/3

Proposals for raising territorial units in India by E G Barrow, Military Secretary at the India Office. Annotated: "circulated by the Secretary of State for India".

1 9,[1]p
16 Jun 1916
CHAR 2/73/4

Memorandum for the Cabinet by WSC arguing that recent British offensives on the Western Front have been largely ineffective, with dissenting introduction by "F S" [?Sir F E Smith, later 1st Lord Birkenhead].

1 5,[1]p
01 Aug 1916
CHAR 2/73/5

Memorandum on the Cabinet and the conduct of war by Julian Corbett of the Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence.

1 6p
Oct 1916
CHAR 2/73/6

Summary of the military situation in the various theatres of war for the nine days ending 18th November, with comments by the General Staff.

1 6p
18 Nov 1916
CHAR 2/73/7

Summary of the military situation in the various theatres of war for the nine days ending 30th November, with comments by the General Staff.

1 5,[1]p
30 Nov 1916
CHAR 2/73/8

Cabinet memorandum arguing that the Allies should take stock of their resources in order to decide whether they are or will be in a position to dictate peace terms.

1 6p
13 Nov 1916
CHAR 2/73/9

Supplementary vote of credit of 120 million pounds for the year 1915-16 for navy and army services, warlike operations and other expenditure arising out of the war.

1 [2]p
17 Feb 1916
CHAR 2/73/10

Supplementary vote of credit of 300 million pounds for the year 1916-17 for navy and army services, warlike operations and other expenditure arising out of the war.

1 [2]p
17 Feb 1916
CHAR 2/73/11-14

Report of the fortieth meeting of the Government Committee on the Prevention and Relief of Distress. Two typescript copies.

4 folios
15 Mar [1916]
CHAR 2/73/15-18

Report of the thirty-ninth meeting of the Government Committee on the Prevention and Relief of Distress.

4 folios
02 Feb [1916]
CHAR 2/73/19

Report on army recruiting by 17th Lord Derby, Director-General of Recruiting.

1 8p
20 Dec 1916
CHAR 2/73/20

Draft second report of the Committee of Public Accounts.

1 12,[2]p
01 Aug 1916
CHAR 2/73/21

Copy of Treasury minute, dated 20th July 1916, making arrangements for financing the purchase of sugar and meat abroad on behalf of His Majesty's Government.

1 [2]p
20 Jul 1916
CHAR 2/73/22

Protocol of an agreement between the finance ministers and the ministers of munitions of the Allied governments for the provision of information for the co-ordination of the placing of orders in neutral countries and the issuing of external loans on foreign markets.

1 folio
15 Jul 1916